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Lyle Newton Staples

Lyle Newton Staples, American lawyer. Bar: Maryland 1973, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1978, United States Tax Court 1981, United States District Court Maryland 1981, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1981.

Background

  • Staples, Lyle Newton was born on February 16, 1945 in Radford, Virginia, United States. Son of Lester Lyle and Velma Jean (King) Staples.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Maryland, 1967. Juris Doctor, University Maryland, 1972. Master of Laws in Taxation, Georgetown University, 1977.

    Career

    • Tax law specialist Internal Revenue Service, Washington, 1972-1977. Associate Hessey & Hessey, Baltimore, 1978-1982, Rosenstock, Burgee & Welty, Frederick, Maryland, 1982-1984. Sole practice Hampstead, 1984-1991.

      Member firm Johnson, Parker & Hess, Westminster, 1991-1996. Private practice, since 1996. Visiting assistant professor Towson (Maryland) State University, 1981—1982.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Maryland 1973, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1978, United States Tax Court 1981, United States District Court Maryland 1981, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1981.

    Politics

    Church should be involved into political life by organizing delegations to party conferences.

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    In modern culture the ability to make decisions and choose our own path in life has extremely high value. But through the faith we voluntarily surrender to God in love and joy.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    The distinctive feature of the Methodist Church is that lay people are involved in decision making.

    Membership

    Treasurer, board directors Literacy Council of Carroll County, Inc., 1993-1998. Served with United States Army, 1968-1969, Vietnam. Member American Bar Association, Maryland Bar Association, Finance Planning Association, Carroll County Chamber of C.

    Connections

    • Married Christie Mercedes Carr, February 1, 1971. Children: Scott Andrew, John Randolph, Brian Matthew, Melissa Annual.
    • father: Lester Lyle Staples
    • mother: Velma Jean (King) Staples
    • spouse: Christie Mercedes Carr
    • children: Scott Andrew Staples
    • John Randolph Staples
    • Brian Matthew Staples
    • Melissa Annual Staples
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    Born February 16, 1945
    (age 72)
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